What makes a perfect date location? When it comes to dinner (or lunch!), we are always looking for a unique location with great ambience and amazing food. If you’re one of those who are always on the lookout for a romantic restaurant to bring your partner to, you’ve reached the right article. We have curated a list of 28 romantic restaurants in SIngapore that we know are sure to set the mood for love.
1. The White Rabbit
Nestled in a restored 1930s chapel, The White Rabbit is equal parts elegant and magical. A hot spot for weddings, feel the romance in this quaint whimsical restaurant that serves up curated specialty dishes. Charm your date after the meal by taking a walk in The White Rabbit’s outdoor garden decorated with dainty fairy lights, where they harvest their own herbs. Don’t forget to snap a sweet couple photo to remember the night by.
Address: 39C Harding Road, Singapore 249541 | Website
2. Spuds & Aprons
This bistro is located on top of Mt Faber and offers a spectacular view of the Southern Ridges and Sentosa. Feeling adventurous? Hop on the cable car and head over to Sentosa to visit the Merlion or take a slow walk around Universal Studios and enjoy the fire works to extend your date after the meal!
Also, check out their Bell of Happiness and purchase your own bell to attach to the railings as an ode to your love.
Address: Faber Peak Singapore, Level 2, 109 Mount Faber Road, Singapore 099203 | Website
3. Singapore Flyer Sky Dining Flight
For some sky high romance, bring your date to a dining flight on the Singapore Flyer. Each meal lasts for about an hour and allows you to indulge in the view of Singapore’s magnificent skyline within a transparent capsule, with the choice of a four-course meal of either Western, Chinese or Vegetarian food.
Address: Singapore Flyer, 30 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039803 | Website
Think clean modern lines with a hint of floral – and you get Whitegrass. If your date is a budding food critic, Whitegrass is sure to satisfy him/her. This one Michelin-starred restaurant offers modern Australian fine dining and is helmed by Chef Sam Aisbett, who was previously from the much celebrated Quay in Sydney.
Address: 30 Victoria St, #01-26/27, Chijmes, Singapore 187996 | Website
Braci is located along the bustling Boat Quay on the top levels of a rustic shophouse. This cosy little one-star Michelin restaurant serves modern Italian cuisine and and classic cocktails and features an open-kitchen concept where you get to watch your food being made. The open-air rooftop bar also offers a stunning view of the Singapore River and sets the perfect atmosphere for a post-dinner tête-à-tête.
6. The Summerhouse
Set in an old conserved bungalow at the old Seletar Air Base, The Summerhouse is a charming bar and restaurant modelled after a contemporary barnyard that is bound to set the mood for love. The building is surrounded by an edible garden where fresh garnishes and herbs are harvested and served fresh to patrons.
Address: 3 Park Lane, Singapore 798387 | Website
Named after and inspired by French chef-owner Julien Royer‘s grandmother, this famous French fine-dining restaurant is ranked no.9 in Asia’s 50 best restaurants 2017 and awarded two Michelin Stars in the Singapore Michelin Guide 2016. Impress your date with Odette’s Signature 55’ Rosemary Smoked Organic Egg, which features eggs poached at specifically 63.7 degrees for 55 minutes served in its shell and smouldering amidst a tray of dry ice.
Address: 1 Saint Andrew’s Road, #01-04, National Gallery, 178957 | Website
9. Potato Head Folk
Known for their burgers and set in an iconic pre-war shop house, Potato Head Folk is a must-visit for those looking for a fun and quirky dining experience for a change from the usual fine dining places. The eatery is decorated with whimsical murals as well as peculiar art sculptures, and serves Western food with Asian influence. Dishes served at Potato Head Folk have equally whacky names – from Spongebob’s Krabby Patty burger to the Beets by Dre salad.
Address: 36 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089143 | Website
10. Prima Tower
Address: 201 Keppel Rd, Singapore 099419 | Website
11. Blu Kouzina
Blu Kouzina serves up authentic Greek food using ingredients sourced mainly from Greece. With a mediterranean setting of sky blue and white plus a little olive oil on the side, Blu Kouzina is sure to make you feel like you’ve walked out of Singapore and into a romantic escapade right in the heart of Santorini.
Address: 10 Dempsey Road, #01-21, Singapore 247700 | Website
12. Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora
If you’re looking to splurge on your date for a special occasion, there’s no place like the Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora. The restaurant is situated in the middle of SEA Aquarium and offers a spectacular view of the aquarium that is sure to enthral!
Address: 22 Sentosa Gateway, S.E.A. Aquarium, #B1-455 & 456, Singapore 098136 | Website
13. Salt Grill & Sky Bar
Located on the top levels of ION Orchard, Salt Grill & Sky Bar offers an impressive panoramic view of the city skyline. Coupled with its elegant classy interior, a dining experience here is sure to bring your romance to new heights.
Address: 2 Orchard Turn, ION Orchard,#55-01 & #56-01, Singapore 238801 | Website
14. The Clifford Pier Restaurant
Looking for the right place to celebrate your upcoming wedding anniversary? Reminisce the sweet past of young love and relive nostalgia as The Clifford Pier’s menu is an ode to Marina Bay’s past and consists of true blue Singaporean cuisine – laksa, chicken rice and even soup kambing.
Address: 80 Collyer Quay, The Fullerton Bay Hotel, Singapore 049326 | Website
15. Cafe Swiss
Encapsulated in a series of multi-storey paneled windows, Cafe Swiss is basked in natural skylight and adorned with contemporary floating sculptures. Enjoy the pleasant lively ambience as you choose from the Asian and Western fare served during Cafe Swiss’s international buffets, served on a daily basis for both lunch and dinner
Address: 2 Stamford Road, Swissôtel The Stamford, Level 2, Singapore 178882 | Website
16. Equinox Restaurant
Just like Cafe Swiss, Equinox is also located in Swissôtel. Equinox is known for its view of the city skyline that the luxurious floor-to-ceiling windows offer, guaranteed to ignite the sparks as you dine on decadent modern European cuisine.
Address: 2 Stamford Road, Level 70, Equinox Complex, Singapore 178882 | Website
Within the charms of the Flower Dome at Gardens by The Bay lies Pollen, an European-style restaurant that offers its patrons the experience of dining amongst beautiful romantic blooms. Illuminated by natural sunlight and surrounded by lavish greenery, the restaurant gives you the full experience of al fresco dining without being exposed to the Singapore heat!
Address: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, 01-09, Singapore 018953 | Website
18. Corner House
The Corner House is a quaint two-storey bungalow that dates back to 1910, and was previously inhabited by EJH Corner from 1929 to 1945 while he was Assistant Director of the Botanic Gardens. Apart from its fascinatingly rich history, The Corner House was recently awarded one Michelin star, and ranked at 23 for Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017.
Address: 1 Cluny Road, E J H Corner House Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore 259569 | Website
19. Tamarind Hill
Positioned atop Labrador Hill, Tamarind Hill offers Thai fine dining in a preserved colonial bungalow amidst lavish greenery. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Tamarind Hill is a hot spot for weddings – not a surprise given its idyllic charm.
Address: 30 Labrador Villa Rd, Singapore 119189 | Website
20. The Halia at Singapore Botanic Gardens
Halia – which stands for ginger in Malay – is set in the Ginger Garden in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The restaurant in a garden is surrounded by lush foliage and patrons will be able to appreciate the scenery of abundant greenery while enjoying European cuisine fused with Asian inspiration.
Address: 1 Cluny Road, Ginger Garden, Singapore Botanic Garden, Singapore 259569 | Website
Coastes offers an intimate candle-lit dinner by the sea, and at the golden hour, amidst the backdrop of the setting sun. Need a break but can’t afford to travel on short notice? This restaurant-bar establishment offers serious tropical vacation vibes!
Address: 50 Siloso Beach Walk 01-06, Singapore 099000 | Website
22. Botanico at The Garage
Previously a garage for cars (as easily inferred from its name), The Garage is a colonial building revamped into a modern establishment with two dining concepts – choose from a more casual, laid-back setting at Bee’s Knees on the first level or cosy up to a quaint, modern backdrop decorated with shrubs and florals in Botanico on the second level.
Address: 50 Cluny Park Road (Level 2), Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore 257488 | Website
23. Masons @ Gillman Barracks
Housed in a traditional black-and-white colonial house that dates back to 1935, Masons exudes rustic allure and sentimental charm. The elegant European style decor is captivating without being overly fancy – perfect for casual weekend brunches!
Address: 8 Lock Rd, Gillman Barracks, Singapore 108936 | Website
24. NOX – Dine in the Dark
For a truly unique experience, head to NOX, which promises a multi-sensory experience that enhances your other four senses through the removal of sight while being served and guided by blind or visually impaired individuals.
Address: 269 Beach Rd, Singapore 199546 | Website
25. Privé Keppel
With several outlets that are equally charming, Prive has carved a named for themselves as popular restaurant for European, Asian and Western cuisine in Singapore. The outlet at Keppel Bay offers a striking view of the pier and is sure to set the mood for love.
Address: 2 Keppel Bay Vista, Marina at Keppel Bay, Singapore 098382 | Website
26. Club Cin Cin
Club Cin Cin is located on the rooftop of the iFly building and offers a bird’s eye view of Sentosa. Indulge in the sea breeze as you enjoy Western and Asian cuisine with luminous vibrant neon lights and live music in the background.
Address: No. 43, Siloso Beach Walk, Rooftop, iFly Building, Singapore 099010 | Website
27. Open Farm Community
Explore urban farming and build new experiences as a couple at the Open Farm Community, which serves a variety of Western-Asian fusion food. The eating area is brightly illuminated by natural sunlight and modern furnishing, and includes an open kitchen. Don’t forget to venture into their edible garden and learn about how your food is grown with their farm-to-table concept!
Address: 130E Minden Rd, Singapore 248819 | Website
28. Lucha Loco
Spice up your love with bold and zesty flavours of the Mexican food served at Lucha Loco! The array of colours and flavours are bound to pepper your date and leave a tingly feeling on your tongues. The outdoor beer garden is decorated with vibrant colours and bright lights to set the mood for an unapologetically authentic Mexican dining and drinking experience.
Address: 15 Duxton Hill, Singapore 089598 | Website